Wümme lowlands and St. Jürgensland

Country/territory: Germany

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2 (2002)
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Area: 2,730 ha

Protection status:

NABU Nature And Biodiversity Conservation Union

Site description
An area of lowland in the Wümme river valley, comprising mainly wet meadows that are subject to spring flooding.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Wümme lowlands and St. Jürgensland. Downloaded from on 08/03/2021.